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Going UP: Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay / Please Touch the Animals: Environmental Enrichment at Zoos (Episode #412H)

KQED 9: Wed, Jul 25, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Scientists say it's no secret San Francisco Bay is rising, and QUEST investigates how high it will rise and when. And from body work and acupuncture for giraffes, to pachyderm pedicures, come see how the Oakland Zoo is using alternative treatments to guarantee the well-being of its residents.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 28, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 28, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 26, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 26, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Algae Power/Condors Vs. Lead Bullets (Episode #316)

KQED 9: Wed, Jul 18, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Could algae become tomorrow's fuel? QUEST investigates and California condors are making a steady recovery. But a new threat - lead poisoning from old bullets - is slowing progress.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 25, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 25, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 21, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 21, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 19, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Nature-Deficit Disorder/ Ugo Conti's Spider Boat (Episode #207H)

KQED 9: Wed, Jul 11, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Learn about local efforts to get kids to play outdoors and discover Proteus, a spider-like sea craft that could change ocean travel.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 18, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 18, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 14, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 14, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 12, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 12, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Ice Age Bay Area / Hepatitis C (Episode #406)

KQED 9: Wed, Jul 4, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Visit the Bay Area at the end of the last Ice Age, when camels and lions roamed the landscape; and learn about recent breakthroughs that may produce a cure for Hepatitis C, the disease that claims more than 10,000 American lives each year

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 11, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 11, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 7, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 7, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 5, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 5, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Born Too Soon: Preterm Births on the Rise/Scary Tsunamis (Episode #314)

KQED World: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Bay Area researchers work to explain the high rate of Pre-term babies in the US, and Is California at risk of being hit by a massive Tsunami? Bay Area researchers investigate.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 4, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Jul 4, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 ? KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

    • Tues 12/15: KQET DT25 signal restored

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) The new part arrived this morning, was successfully installed, and our DT25 Over The Air signal restored apx 12:30pm. Due to the outage, some OTA viewers may need to do a rescan to re-acquire the DT25 signal. Paid provider services should have restored their signal by now as well. Thanks for your […]

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